Middle Level Mathematics
Washington State University’s Middle Level Math Endorsement program is designed for new (including teacher candidates) and experienced teachers who wish to add an additional endorsement or expertise in middle level mathematics to their current certification.
Courses for this add-on endorsement will be available in Spokane, Pullman, Tri-Cities, and Vancouver through videoconference (AMS) and face-to-face courses. Teacher candidates should consult with their advisor for program application information and complete their first “block” of education courses prior to enrolling in TCH_LRN 426 and 427.
|MATH 106||College Algebra||3||*waived with 80% or higher on ALEKS|
|MATH 252||Math for Elementary School Teachers II||3||waived for teachers who hold endorsements in elementary education|
|Probability and Statistics for the ML Math Teacher
Teaching Concepts in Probability and Statistics
|offered Spring 2016 on Pullman campus for Pullman undergraduates
offered Summer 2015 as TCH_LRN 523
|MATH 303||Geometry for the Middle School Teacher||3||2D and 3D geometry
*prerequisite MATH 252 or teaching certificate with an endorsement in elementary education
|MATH 351||Algebraic Thinking for Middle School Teachers||3||includes some topics from discrete mathematics and basic calculus|
|TCH_LRN 426/533||Middle Level Mathematics Methods||3||includes middle level instructional methodology, student development, philosophy and school organization|
|TCH_LRN 427/534||Proportional Reasoning||3||includes rational numbers and probability|
The following course is recommended to strengthen the candidate’s middle level knowledge:
|• Teaching at the Middle School||TCH_LRN 513 – Seminar in Middle School Ed.|
Other campus course offering schedules
The schedule below if the rotation for the campuses in Spokane, Tri-Cities, and Vancouver. For Pullman’s course offering visit the online schedule of classes.
|MATH 351||TCH_LRN 463/563
Dr. Janet Frost
Dr. Amy Roth McDuffie
Dr. David Slavit
Candidates planning to complete the add-on endorsement program in Middle Level Mathematics need to apply to our add-on endorsement program.
|Pullman, WSU Online
PO Box 642152
Pullman, WA 99164-2152
2710 University Dr.
Richland, WA 99352-1671
14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave
Vancouver, WA 98686-9600
668 N Riverpoint Blvd
Spokane, WA 99210-1495